Star Control 3 - GOG (Full Rip/1996)
PC | 1996 | Developer : Legend Entertainment Company | PublisherAccolade, Inc. | 590 MB
Genre : Adventure
We continue the space and sci fi theme of this weeks releases with todays new game in the catalogue. Get ready to travel the universe and engage into close encounters with alien species.
The third part of the series was developed by a different studio than the originals, and brought many innovations, which unfortunately some of the hardcore fans of the saga werent thrilled about. Thats of course a matter of taste, but putting individual preferences aside, the game features a superior game engine, an expanded strategy based colony management, and a new and improved Melee Combat mode among other updates. The games epic story, refined gameplay, and plenitude of possibilities will keep the fans of the series, as well as newcomers, enraptured in front of their monitors for hours.
But we dont need to tell you that, just check it out for yourself! For just 5.99, its an incredible bargain of gameplay and storytelling excellence!
Whats cool about it:
Fascinating story rich with unexpected plot twists, interesting characters, and memorable moments
Great diplomacy system that equips the player with many interesting options to solve problems
Each race has its own unique behavior, goals, and motives
Deep in space, somewhere in the Kessari Quadrant, you stumble across a catastrophic realization the universe is on the brink of destruction. Now you must race to save thousands of worlds and billions of lives from total annihilation. An epic adventure of intergalactic strategy and diplomacy begins.
Star Control 3 is the last installment of the series. Taking a slightly different track that diverged from the Star Control 2 formula, it got excellent reviews though some of the hardcore Star Control fans werent entirely thrilled by the innovations. Journalists, new fans of the series, and hardcore fans alike all agreed on one thing, though:
this games story is great.
So whether youre an old fan of the series, someone who was put off by a friends dislike of the game, or someone whos never played the Star Control games at all, heres your chance:
pick up the excellent final game in the Star Control series and make up your mind for yourself!
Requirements: ESRB Rating: EVERYONE with Animated Violence.
Windows XP or Windows Vista,
1.8 GHz Processor,
512MB RAM (1 GB recommended),
3D graphics card compatible with DirectX 7 (compatible with DirectX 9 recommended),
Bonus content included for FREE with the game: